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You are a savior kind sir.

And actually... I'm thinking about living life on the edge and running without clamps. I'd say 2 years of practice is enough. I never make noob mistakes anymore. Worth a try. Worst case is that I have to RMA some stuff.
Why risk it? Just use UV reactive zipties... Over time the tubing will become lose and lubricated through coolant and and fluctuations in heat.
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post #12 of 14
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Why risk it? Just use UV reactive zipties... Over time the tubing will become lose and lubricated through coolant and and fluctuations in heat.
Oh it does happen, my mate here had his 7/16" tubing on for a couple days when one of the hose just popped of the rad barb and water went gushing everywhere!, he let it dry up for a few days and everything was cool but still, he phones me and was literally crying lol. But i duno ive never really used any clamps or even done any leak test, i just make sure ive set it up nice and proper first time round and just use it straight off. Of course now i used compression barbs because it looks so clean.
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it depends on the barbs... i had that happen to me with with d-tek high flow barbs.. so far with the DD/BP fatboys? not a chance. or well i hope anyway.
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now i regret buyin 1/2" id tubes
    
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